You have just finished reading the instructional material for Lesson 5. This lesson covered identifying
the command and control elements responsible for planning/coordinating rear operations. It is now
time to check your comprehension of the lesson. This is done by completing the practice exercise
below. All of the questions are multiple-choice with only one correct answer or best choice. Try to
answer all of the questions without referring to the lesson materials.
When you have completed all the questions, turn the page and check your answers against the correct
responses. Each correct response is referenced to a specific portion of the lesson material. Review
any questions you have missed or do not understand. When you have completed your review,
continue to the next lesson.
1. You are the echelon commander. Based on what factors will you appoint the rear operations
2. As the G3/DCSOPs you receive operational planning and support from?
3. When bases are so positioned that direct communications are not available, the RAOC/RTOC will
coordinate with whom to augment rear operations?
4. As part of the RAOC/RTOC you will act as the tactical center of the rear command post under the
control of whom?
Rear operations commander.